A mixture of St. John's wort and sea buckthorn oils regresses endometriotic implants and affects the levels of inflammatory mediators in peritoneal fluid of the rat: A surgically induced endometriosis model


Ilhan M., SÜNTAR İ. , DEMİREL M. A. , YEŞİLADA E., KELEŞ H., AKKOL E.

TAIWANESE JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY, vol.55, no.6, pp.786-790, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.tjog.2015.01.006
  • Title of Journal : TAIWANESE JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.786-790

Abstract

Objective: Sea buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides L) and St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum L) are used as an emmenagog and for the treatment of other gyndcological disorders including uterus inflammation and endometriosis. The aim of the present study is to investigate the potential of a mixture of sea buckthorn and St. John's wort oils (HrHp oil) in the treatment of endometriosis.